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Ripsy Bandourian

Head of Europe


Ripsy Bandourian is the Head of Europe at Plaid. In her role, Ripsy leads the company’s strategy, operations, and business-facing teams across continental Europe. Ripsy brings deep expertise in the customer experience to Plaid. Prior, she held multiple positions at across product, marketing, strategy, and partnerships. Her most recent role at was VP of Global Accommodation Partnerships, where she led the supply-side strategy for the global travel platform. Prior, she led the company’s app experience and the business travel partnerships strategy.

Before, Ripsy held several roles in product and strategy for Apple EMEA in London. She also worked as a consultant at McKinsey in London, and began her career as a quantitative analyst at Goldman Sachs in New York. Originally from Armenia, she is currently based in Amsterdam.

She holds an MBA from Harvard University and BS from Brigham Young University.

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